Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; county and city enforcement. (SB43)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; county and city enforcement. Provides that any county or city may bring an action to enforce the provisions of the Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act related to health and safety, provided that (i) the property where the violations occurred is within the jurisdictional boundaries of the county or city; (ii) the county or city has notified the landlord who owns the property directly or through the managing agent of the nature of the violations and the landlord has not remedied the violations within a reasonable time after receiving such notice to the satisfaction of the county or city; and (iii) such enforcement action may include seeking an injunction, damages, or both. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/28/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101625D
12/28/2021Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/25/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB43)
02/02/2022Stricken at request of Patron in General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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